Edutech is one of the subsectors of tech disruption for the market. Ever since the introduction of tech innovation in our life in the purpose of optimization, we have been continuously improving our daily life, from how we communicate, further optimizing our transport system, digitalize our daily life, and overall going through technological transformation, as we realize that it’s not just much easier, but also more efficient.
This transformation also including how we educate ourselves, as the rise of online learning platform become more and more apparent today. The usage of online learning platform is not just benefited by the student, with plethora of options and learning skills that could be learnt through online platform, edutech become one of the main platform for people to grow for the better, one of the case is how Cakap together with Awadah Dakwah, created an online learning platform for Muslim to learn about Islam from Indonesia’s best known and top ustadz in order to help muslim learn about Islam in the times of Covid-19 and social distancing.
The outbreak of Covid 19 has allowed edutech to soar higher and showed us about the full capability of edutech, as edutech become one of startup/tech companies that hasn’t negatively impacted by covid-19, as the needs for online learning platform keeps on rising, with the issuance of massive lockdown and social distancing, plus the spare time that people now have, developing their skills and knowledge through edutech become more and more apparent in today’s standard.
After Covid-19 ends, or at least as we start to embrace the new normal, we will keep seeing edutech rising higher, as now people really understand the benefit and how edutech can help them grow in our daily life. This perhaps could be one of the positive impacts from the lockdown as we started to appreciate our time to learn and start to really understand that it is never too late for us to learn about something.